PORTLAND, Ore. – A driver crashed a car into the track scoreboard at Duniway Park early Wednesday morning.
Portland police said the unidentified driver suffered a medical emergency before the crash. The driver's injuries from the crash were not life-threatening.
Portland Parks and Recreation spokesman Mark Ross said the driver launched a car into the air from Southwest 5th Avenue at the intersection with Sheridan Street, went through the scoreboard from behind and crash landed on the track.
Photos: Car crashes through park scoreboard
Photos: Car crashes through scoreboard
The scoreboard was heavily damaged and will be removed for repairs, Ross said.
Ross said the driver was taken to a hospital, according to witnesses.
Part of the track will be closed until the sign is safely removed.